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Peacock worm - Sabella pavonina - Twins on a stone

Sedentary worm with mucous tube encrusted with mud. Branchial crown is composed of two semicircular lobes joined at the base by a membrane. Branchial tuft can be reddish or whitish with dark stripes. Found on sandy or muddy and detritus substrates from 10 to 20-30 meters. Maximum size 25 centimeters.


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Peacock worm - Sabella pavonina - Twins on a stone

by Dieter


Uploaded on July 19, 2022


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Camera: Canon
Model: Canon DIGITAL IXUS 120 IS
Creation Date: 2017:03:12 18:44:20
Image width: 4000 px
Image height: 3000 px
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Exposure: 1/60
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